Access Manager

Introduction This cool solution explains the steps involved in configuring Access Manager for Auditing using Syslog on Windows Server 2012 R2  using Cygwin – a Unix like environment and a command line interface for Microsoft Windows. Need for Syslog for Auditing in Access Manager. With NAM 4.2, the legacy Platform Agent (PA) for auditing is…

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By: G Nataraj
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.NAM support X.509 certificate mutual authentication. Mutual authentication is used when a user is issued an X.509 certificate from a trusted source, and certificate is then used to identify the user. Trusted Certificate Authority has to import to NAM trust store. This is an issue in some of the use cases.

By: cstumula
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When working with our support team to troubleshoot Access Manager, it‘s common for them to ask for logs. But gathering the right logs with the right settings can be confusing if you aren’t familiar with the process. The following videos guide you through setting logging levels when troubleshooting problems with Access Manager. Check out both…

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David Shephard
Dec 17, 2015
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If you’re attending this year’s Gartner IAM Summit, things might be a bit different than what you’re used to. I’ve attended other Gartner events this year, as well as other industry IAM-related events, and the thing I’ve noticed is that IAM is no longer on an island. Where IAM was seen as black magic by…

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Travis Greene
Nov 20, 2015
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Here is a summary of all resources available when you are evaluating OAuth2 & OpenID Connect technology for API authorization, Web Authentication and Mobile API authentication…

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The most common approach to integrating Microsoft SharePoint Servers with Access Manager involves accelerating the SharePoint Web Server with the Access Gateway and using Identity Injection or Formfill to single sign on (SSO) users. NetIQ Access Manager (NAM) documentation includes details on how to…

By: ncashell
Sep 24, 2015
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A customer has configured Novell Audit Platform Agent (PA) to Force Caching mode. And along with the Force Caching mode, the “Roll Cache” option is also configured. The PA’s configuration (/etc/logevent.conf) file looks like…

Mahantesh Hongal
Aug 31, 2015
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Most NAM setups involve a Load Balancer (LB) fronting either the Access Gateway or Identity Server nodes. When these Load Balancers are set up in SNAT / Proxy mode, the IP address of the incoming request will be that or the LB and not the users IP address. Any NAM decisions that perform an action…

By: ncashell
Aug 28, 2015
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NetIQ technical services gets a lot of requests from customers reporting poor ratings when evaluated by SSLLABs tool. The following document outlines some changes that will hopefully help move you towards an A+ rating. Changes Needed on Access Manager Appliance or Access Gateway Appliance You must have a certificate using SHA 256 to obtain…

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